Because git is terrible.
Since this is open-source, and you think the documentation is poor, why don't you fix it?
Good job falling back on the old "Well why don't you just fix it yourself then, smarty man" argument. Congratulations, you are an example of the hostile community we're talking about.
and he gave us git
And for that I will never forgive him.
So you're worried that the super infectious cancer city will be free to dose us?
As ESR famously said (but with context this time):
given enough eyeballs, all bugs are shallow.
Addendum: Of course, it might take 20 years for anyone to notice, because everyone is assuming that someone else is looking at it, but whatever.
Wait, you want examples of people who are too busy to review other people's code? OK, here's one: me.
What did you have for lunch? THIS IS IMPORTANT!
It violates the Unix design philosophy
If the Unix design philosophy is to have cryptic init files scattered all over creation then it needs to be violated.
I think you mean hogsheads per furlong.
The c++ committee has java envy.
Other way around.
Someone on Slashdot is actually complaining that Windows runs well on older hardware? We're through the looking glass here, people.
But then again, the whole thing about GamerGate was punishing a game developer for the crimes of game development while female, having sex while female,
No, actually, it was about exposing the hypocrisy of a terrible person (who happens to be female, although that was irrelevant).
Yes, I mock this because Americans are forced to convert to the rest of the world all the time when traveling
I agree. The rest of the world needs to stop getting it wrong.
1. Really? I want the exact opposite of that. I don't give a crap what's going on under the hood or what the filesystem is doing. Pull a blanket over it, I don't want to see it.
3. If they allow it you'll get people here posting "Windows is so dumb, it let me copy an mp3 to my phone that it couldn't play!"
4. See #3.
Linux you just install once and then it runs and runs, regardless of any updates.
I wish I lived in your world.